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how to unlock an office jet pro 8600 plus please

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hp office jet pro 8600 plus


i have moved house and the printer will not let me connect to the internet. it says it is locked by the administrator.

i have tried lots of the comments on line but none of these have worked!!

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Hi @pennycharlie


Welcome to the HP Support Community. I'd be happy to assist you with the password. 


Please try restoring the network settings to defaults - 


1. From the printer control panel, touch and slide your finger across the screen, touch Setup, and then touch Network Setup.
2. Touch Restore Network Defaults, and then touch Yes.
A message appears stating that the network defaults have been restored.
3. Touch OK.


If the issue still persists, I have sent you a private message with the steps to reset the printer. Check next to your profile Name, you should see a little blue envelope, please click on it.   


Hope this helps! Keep me posted. 


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